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US Judge Seizes $105 Million In Argentine Funds

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - (AP) Argentina quickly said it would file a court appeal after a U.S. federal judge ruled Wednesday that bondholders can seize $105 million in Argentine central bank deposits held in the United States. A bank spokesman told The Associated Press that Argentina was optimistic...

World court to rule on Uruguay-Argentina dispute

THE HAGUE Netherlands - (APINTL) The International Court of Justice is ruling Tuesday on whether Uruguay should compensate Argentina for building a pulp mill on the river that forms part of their border. The ruling is likely to clarify rules about how neighbors who share a vital waterway should cooperate...

Argentina legalizes gay marriage in historic vote

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - (AP) Argentina legalized same-sex marriage Thursday, becoming the first country in Latin America to declare that gays and lesbians have all the legal rights, responsibilities and protections that marriage brings to heterosexual couples. After a marathon debate in Argentina's...